Articles by Marina Turlakova and Ariela Alpert
Marina Turlakova and Ariela Alpert
Scoring for Access: Emerging evidence on the impact of credit scoring on SME lending
In developing countries, small and medium enterprises (SMEs) are an important source of innovation and employment. But in 2010, available credit for these SMEs fell about one trillion dollars short of demand. Credit scoring can help financial institutions meet this demand, and Innovations for Poverty Action has studied several credit scoring innovations that can promote SME growth.